Lawyer Monthly - February 2023

88 LAWYERMONTHLY FEBRUARY 2023 ClearCourse Acquires Sellerdeck About the Deal Peplows Chartered Accountants advised Sellerdeck on its sale to ClearCourse. GS Verde Law also advised Sellerdeck, while Squire Patton Boggs, Wilson Partners and Crosslake advised the buyer. Sellerdeck is an Exeter-based firm that uses a range of innovative platforms to assist eCommerce businesses in speeding up sales and handling greater quantities of orders. Founded in 1996, the firm will retain CEO Josh Barling as its head following the acquisition. ClearCourse is a leading group of innovative technology brands with a focus on integrated software and payments solutions. Its acquisition of Sellerdeck will strengthen its retail division and expand its footprint in the eCommerce space. Sellerdeck CEO Josh Barling lauded the deal: “At a critical time for our growth, we stand to benefit immensely from working with the group’s warm and highly capable team, with its impressive experience of integrating ecommerce systems,” he said. “Integration with a diverse set of businesses brings us some promising new opportunities to add value to our customers and give them the best software solutions they need to run successful businesses.” Transaction Interview Advisors on the transaction:

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